The trout was a common fish of Faerûn.
The knucklehead trout was a fish unique to Icewind Dale's three lakes. Its ivory was the only real export of the region and was in great demand by the rich over the length and breadth of Faerûn. The ivory itself isn't what was most important because in skilled hands it could be carved into magnificent sculptures. The craft, called scrimshaw, was widely in practice in the valleys of the region.
The main exporters of the craft were:
- Computer games
- ↑ Eric L. Boyd (2006-05-03). Environs of Waterdeep (PDF). City of Splendors: Waterdeep p. 6. Wizards of the Coast. Retrieved on 2014-11-09.
- ↑ Ed Greenwood (1993). Volo's Guide to the North. (TSR, Inc), p. 149. ISBN 1-5607-6678-6.
- ↑ Black Isle Studios (2000). Steve Bokkes, J.E. Sawyer, John Deiley, Reg Arnedo, Matt Norton, et al. Icewind Dale.